A SuperBIT optical and ultraviolet composite image of the 'Pillars of Creation' (image) Royal Astronomical Society Share Print E-Mail Caption A SuperBIT optical and ultraviolet composite image of the 'Pillars of Creation', trunks of gas and dust in the Eagle Nebula, 7,000 light years away in the direction of the constellation of Serpens. Credit SuperBIT team, from Romualdez et al. (2018) SPIE 10702. Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.